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Will not stay lit

My RLP 30 heater will light and run while holding the push to start button. I've bypassed the heat sensor and unit works fine. Where can I find the overheat sensor? Help Gene Stocker 940-368-0140, eugenestocker@cs.com

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  • Earnest Stocker Jan 15, 2009

    It worked , part was $48.50.

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